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Case Results

  • $40,000,000.00

    Child’s brain damage. Total amount of payout of structured settlement. 

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  • $15,208,168.00**

    Construction Accident. Union sheet metal worker who fell from ladder. Case settled after verdict for $7,940,000.

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  • $12,000,000.00

    Union driver was injured in a fall off of a ladder that was attached to a truck container.

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  • $11,899,469.00***

    Construction Accident. Union worker fell from suspension scaffold sustaining injury to back.

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    *Case settled pursuant to stipulated amount of $5,000,000

  • $10,000,000.00

    Construction Accident. Laborer fell from a suspended scaffold. Case settled after jury verdict for $10,020,000.

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  • $9,900,000.00

    Settlement for Union Laborer who fell from rolling scaffold.

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  • $9,825,000.00

    Construction worker / laborer fell from the scaffold, jury verdict. Case settled after jury verdict for $4,450,000.

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  • $9,359,622.00

    Construction Accident. Jury verdict for Mason worker who fell two floors from the side of a building. Case settled after trial for $6,400,000.

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  • $7,986,908.00

    Union Dockworker injured on the job retained The Perecman Firm.

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  • $6,000,000.00

    Settlement – Union Crane Operator injured on the job.

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Struck by Falling Objects

Call On Our New York City Construction Accident Lawyers

At a busy construction site, there is always a chance that falling objects can unexpectedly injure a worker below. And while the rules and regulations concerning falling object injuries may seem clear, there are always opportunities for employers and site managers to attempt to use loopholes to avoid paying out compensation. When it comes time to pursue your falling object lawsuit, you need a New York City construction accident attorney who fully understands your case and the laws pertaining to it.

We handle a comprehensive range of construction accidents. Over the last 30+ years, we have gained significant and unique experience resolving complex and intricate construction accident claims, including those involve injuries caused by falling objects.

Ready to take legal action? Fill out a free case evaluation so we can review your claim.

Understanding the Dangers of Construction Sites

Our team has successfully represented a number of clients in falling object injury claims. This means we have a thorough understanding of the types of dangers that exist on construction sites and the accidents that can occur.

We can advocate for victims who suffered injuries due to falling:

  • Sheet metal
  • Power tools
  • Cinder blocks
  • Heavy tools
  • Metal fittings
  • Wood and metal beams
  • Various other objects or debris

Even something as small and seemingly harmless as a bolt could lead to serious injuries for a worker when it falls from several stories above. While an employer may try to minimize your claim, having a proven personal injury attorney behind your case can make all of the difference in the outcome of your claim.

Get Trusted Counsel to Resolve Your Falling Object Case

Whether you’ve suffered a head injury or spinal cord damage, you can count on the legal advice and counsel of the New York City construction accident lawyers at The Perecman Firm, P.L.L.C. As smart and tough litigators, we bring essential trial experience to your case. From workers’ compensation claims to challenging third-party lawsuits, we are your legal solution prepared to handle it all.

Our firm is ready to help. Give us a call at (212) 577-9325.

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More Than $500 million In Verdicts & Settlements For Our Clients

The Perecman Firm, P.L.L.C.'s team of NYC personal injury attorneys have recovered more than $500 million in verdicts and settlements for their clients. We understand the financial and emotional toll a serious accident can have on your life. That’s why we dedicate ourselves to maximizing your recovery and securing what you deserve.

See Our Results
  • $40,000,000*
    Medical malpractice. Child's brain damage.
    Construction worker fell from a ladder, jury verdict.
    Construction worker/ laborer fell from the scaffold, jury verdict.
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